Better administer natural resources to produce jobs and inclusive economic growth

Case study

Better Administering Liberia’s Mining Licensing System to Capture and Develop Natural Resources Market Forces for Inclusive Economic Growth and Jobs

In 2003, a negotiated peace ended 14 years of civil war in Liberia. The conflict had killed more than 10 percent of the prewar population and “destroyed or damaged almost all structures and institutions of the state, the economy, and everyday life” (Vinck, Pham, and Kreutzer 2011).